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Robert A. Heinlein
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Born: July 7, 1907

Died: May 8, 1988 (aged 80)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Writer, novelist, essayist, screenwriter

Bio: Robert Anson Heinlein was an American science fiction writer. Often called the dean of science fiction writers, he was one of the most influential and controversial authors of the genre in his time. He set a standard for scientific and engineering plausibility, and helped to raise the genre's standards of literary quality.

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We ought to regard books as we do sweetmeats, not wholly to aim at the pleasantest, but chiefly to respect the wholesomest; not forbidding either, but approving the latter most.
Plutarch

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